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32.3GB of useage here on my SSD and i have WIN7 64bit ultimate will all the bells and whistles with a few programs and benchmarking software. all my games, musick, pics, blah blah blahhh stuff is on my WD black 500GB
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yep. I can show pictures of what I have on my SSD and how much space I have if you want.
That would be cool if you can.
    
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My win 7 + SC2 folders are 28 gigs, but thats with the page file and all upgrades so 30 gigs should be fine if you move the page file

just ordered one myself, $40.36 with USPS priority shipping (was the cheapest at $5 something)
Edited by CravinR1 - 7/21/11 at 3:03pm
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My win 7 + SC2 folders are 28 gigs, but thats with the page file and all upgrades so 30 gigs should be fine if you move the page file

just ordered one myself, $40.36 with USPS priority shipping (was the cheapest at $5 something)
I have never messed with windows files, so what is the page file? What do I need to remove so I can have more space? I saw some posts that if I remove the hibernation and paging I can save ~5GB? If this is true, then that means I would be able to fit Windows + SC2 + other small applcations?

Can someone show me how to do these things? I am quite the noob at hard drives and stuff. >.>
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http://www.overclock.net/ssd/700470-...ows-7-ssd.html

Move page file to your gaming installs hd
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Arghhhhhh I don't know if I can justify this purchase. I'm going on vacation with a few friends in a couple of weeks and I need to save money. D:
    
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$40 shipped for a SSD is pretty good. Already ordered mine and have been doing some research. Seems with firmware update these are GC and TRIM capable and <.1ms access times. I'm excited to get mine :-D
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Or pay $30 more for the 60GB model? D:
    
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Or pay $30 more for the 60GB model? D:
Thats a better deal but didn't know it was an option I am looking forward to my first SSD regardless



Where did you find the 60 gig for $70 shipped?
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That includes Adobe products (they install 80% of their stuff to C, even if you tell it to install somewhere else).
couldn't you just make the program files folders junctions to a Mech. drive so that programs default paths don't have to be screwed with?
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